RSS

Cressall

Air pollution is now the biggest environmental risk to public health in the UK. As unregulated medium sized combustion plants (MCPs) and generators, commonly used to heat hospitals, hotels and other large buildings, are a known source of... Read more

In August 2019, Ipswich Hospital plunged into darkness after it was hit during a 15-minute UK-wide power outage. The trust revealed that the disruption caused the unit’s circuit breaker to fail, briefly cutting the electrical supply to outpatients... Read more

“He that idly loses five seconds worth of time… might as prudently throw five seconds into the river”. Those are the words of Benjamin Franklin in one of his yearly almanacs, as he comments on the consequences of inefficiency... Read more

Anyone who has driven in a storm can attest to the importance of windshield wipers. This essential invention was created by Mary Anderson and became a fixture in most vehicles by 1916. While windscreen wipers, computer software, space station... Read more

The opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway in 1830 marked the dawn of steam-powered rail travel. The 31 mile (50 km) railroad was the first to carry passengers and freight by means of steam-powered locomotives, spurring the development of... Read more

For the engineering sector to reduce its skills shortage, it needs to employ around 186,000 skilled recruits each year until 2024. As we celebrate 2019’s National Apprenticeships week from 4 March, does the future of engineering lie in the next... Read more

With Dyson recently announcing its surprise move into the electric vehicle market, it is clear that the electric car boom is upon us. However, the technology behind these vehicles must continue to be refined to perfect its use in alternative... Read more

  • Addressing emissions

  • The critical condition of hospital power

  • train

  • Cressall's EV2 resistor

  • Cressall Leicester plant

IE SUBSCRIBE

Online Magazine

IE AEROSPACE

IE AUTOMATION

IE AUTOMOTIVE

IE CHEMICALS

IE CONSTRUCTION

IE ENERGY

IE FOOD

IE HOME

IE PHARMA

IE Machine Vision

IE METALS

IE Packaging

IE CZECH

IE Hungary

IE POLAND

IE Slovakia